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bursting (forth)

verb
present participle of burst (forth)

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to develop suddenly and violently
  • hives burst forth on the child's arms and face whenever she goes near that plant

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“Bursting (forth).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bursting%20%28forth%29. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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